Item #23348 In the World's Attic. Henrietta Sands Merrick, Francis Younghusband, Introduction.
In the World's Attic
In the World's Attic

In the World's Attic

New York and London: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1931.

First Edition. Hardcover. Very good. xxii, 259 pp, with index, folding map, 66 illustrations from photographs by the author, three color plates by Mrs. A.E. Berry. Bound in red cloth with gilt lettering, no dust jacket. Rubbing to corners and spine ends, small indentation and some tiny white spots on spine, bookplate on front pastedown. Merrick (1874-1944) traveled extensively in Central Asia and was the first woman to become a member of the Himalayan Club. This book describes her travels in Ladakh, which included making her way over several dangerous Himalayan passes.

Item #23348

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